Sh-t happens

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I had almost finished roughing out the inside of this turning (prior to  
scraping the tool marks and taking the wall thickness down to 3mm) when....
https://postimg.org/image/gcuoonmqt/

The large "tenon" on the base was the result of finding a major check in  
the wood during initial shaping, otherwise it would have been deeper.

Oh, well...!
Graham

Re: Sh-t happens
On Mon, 19 Mar 2018 19:35:26 -0600

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even though we still go back for more








Re: Sh-t happens
On Monday, March 19, 2018 at 8:35:28 PM UTC-5, graham wrote:
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Yeah, yesterday was one of those days.  I told the wife, "If everyday was like today, I would quit turning."  Stupid mistakes, lathe would not stay balanced and things like that.   But there is always Monday ;-)
.

Re: Sh-t happens
Tough! - now do some carving on it and then it goes on the shelf!

Martin - into carving wood and turning wood also.

On 3/19/2018 8:35 PM, graham wrote:
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